Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has approved a resolution that cuts bus service in town in exchange for buying some time to put a regional transportation system in place. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials say they believe toe drains, which are part of the Argo dam system, do not need repair before a decision on the dam's future is made. City council held a work sesson on the dam Tuesday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring special guest Jason Frenzel, the volunteer coordinator of the second-annual homegrown festival to be held this weekend at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market.
Dexter, MI – A pair of projects to improve water quality around the village of Dexter are moving forward, thanks to federal stimulus funds and a loan from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to September's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU, featuring Michigan League of Conservation Voters Executive Director Lisa Wozniak, and special guest, state representative Rebekah Warren, who chairs the state house great lakes and environment committee.
Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County officials now have another tool to try to spur economic development. The county board of commissioners voted Wednesday night to designate the entire county as a recovery zone. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.